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Can't get app to open certain threads

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WottaMess Mon 08-Jun-15 14:51:45

I am getting booted out of the app when I try and access some of the threads. Most annoyingly my post natal group in threads I'm on. It's there if I go online via safari but not through the app.

Am on iPhone 6 iOS 8.3

BeyondDoesBootcamp Mon 08-Jun-15 14:55:49

Don't know if it's related, but I'm having the opposite. Threads will not load on Safari (iPad), but working fine on the app (iPhone)

cozietoesie Mon 08-Jun-15 14:57:51

Seems to be fine on mine on the ipad - also 8.3.

I'd have to recommend sticking pins in a wax effigy of the App, Wotta. That approach seems the best one when it's playing up.

DawnMumsnet (MNHQ) Mon 08-Jun-15 17:40:27

Hi WottaMess,

Really sorry if the app's booting you out like this. Can we just ask, are the threads you're having trouble with especially long ones?

wigglesrock Mon 08-Jun-15 19:40:31

This happens to me periodically too, I think I cried a bit when it wouldn't let me access the Walking Dead thread in Telly Addicts which I'd already posted on.

WottaMess Mon 08-Jun-15 20:22:48

216 messages so largish but not massive?

cozietoesie Mon 08-Jun-15 20:49:57

I can open that thread without difficulty, Wotta.

<adds 'sporadic laziness' to the current App's burgeoning list of failings>

WottaMess Tue 09-Jun-15 08:53:33

Still doing it to me. Can open others fine. Have closed and reopened app but makes no difference. It's been 3 days now! Bizarre.

Kleptronic Tue 09-Jun-15 08:57:04

This always happens when someone puts an odd character in. I don't know if the encoding's different or if it's a rogue smiley because I am too lazy to debug it. grin

BeccaMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 10-Jun-15 17:22:11

Hi Wotta - would you be able to give us the titles of the threads you're having trouble with? Or does it vary?

WottaMess Thu 11-Jun-15 07:45:20

I get it occasionally but suddenly constant trouble at present with post natal group March 2013 - packing up our troubles and getting excited about the new babies

Started at posts just after 200 I think...

WottaMess Sun 14-Jun-15 09:40:46

And now I'm in! grin

DawnMumsnet (MNHQ) Sun 14-Jun-15 10:47:58

Glad to hear it! smile

Kleptronic Tue 23-Jun-15 22:36:28

Ok so it just happened on this threadand now I know why - in this case it's an opening angled bracket followed by a lowercase i, which as we all know is start of the HTML tag for italics. Well, the app on iphone 6 Does Not Likey and bombs out.

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